Also known as WiFi. This tag should be used when asking home WiFi networking questions or connecting your personal computer to a public network. Questions about enterprise or corporate wireless networks are off topic.

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Intrusion Detection System hardware requirement for a home user

I'm new to network securityI have an old computer I'd like turn into an IDS (Linux using Snort IDS) to monitor my home wireless network. Problem is, what hardware do I need to be able to sniff all ...
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Unable to obtain IP address from Mesh(Bridge Mode)

Router: WRT3200ACM (DNSMasq DHCP Server)Firmware: OpenWRTWiFi AP: 1 - 5GhzMesh: Velop (2 Pack) [Bridge Mode]WiFi AP: 2Ghz, 5GhzDevice: S8+Problem:Having connected to Velop's AP once, and ...
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Is it possible that a lower level network can provide IP for the higher level network? And how to prevent that?

Sorry for my obscure title, I don't have much knowledge about networking. So today I got a really strange problem with my network, it's like this:My network:From Internet → my Wi-Fi router → "black ...
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Operate 2 wlan systems on windows 10

I have buildt my own IOT Hub like application. There are a multitude of ESP microcontrolers, which are sending sensor data to a server. This server is taking the data and storing it to a database.So ...
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Connecting switch to WiFi router but wireless?

I have in house ( so no enterprise solutions :D ) 16port switch to that switch is connected 10 devices via LAN.Than in other part of the house there is Wifi router ( classic asus wifi 2.4Ghz/5Ghz ...
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One more version of the download speed mystery

There are several question here about low download speeds but I could not find quite similar one to my case.Here is a riddle for you.Using TP-Link's TL-WR841HP router. I have a 30 Mbit/s package. ...
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I want a USB-Wifi dongle that supports Miracast [on hold]

I currently have a 150MBps dongle that supports miracast, but I can't use it because it's too slow and the image often lags/breaks. So I am looking for a better dongle that will allow me to miracast....
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WiFi upload doesn't work for the home router and laptop & android devices

All home devices are able to connect to the router, surf the web, chat in messengers. However, when one tries to send (upload) e.g. an image or another file bigger than few Kb, it stuns and shows as ...
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why choose bluetooth over wifi-direct for an ad-hoc-network

I always thought, that wifi opposed to bluetooth is mostly used to connect to a hotspot and that most desktop wifi chips lack the possibility to use them as a wifi hotspot (while its no problem with ...
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Playstation 4 Slim and Sony BDV-N8100W Wifi Issue

I have a PlayStation 4 Slim, latest software update. PS4 is connected wirelessly to Google Wifi. Networking is all good up to this point.On the same spot, I have a Sony BDV-N8100W (Blu-ray, 5.1 ...
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Improving Dell Desktop wifi range

I bought a new Dell Inspirion 3668 and noticed the wifi signal is very weak. It is only able to handle one tab while browsing at a time and is roughly 20 ft from the router. Is there anything that ...
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How to assign static ip to devices connecting over wifi using Network Manager?

I have several devices connected to my wifi, and I need to assign them a static ip address, but NetworkManager gives them sometimes different ip addresses. I tried adding a file in /etc/network/if-up....
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Improve WiFi real-time performance in the presence of foreign WLANs

I want to use IEEE802.11 WiFi in infrastruture mode to communicate in both directions between an access point and several stations.The amount of traffic between the stations and the access point is ...
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What is the most efficient way for QoS/Bandwith Management?

I have a Zyxel VMG3312-B10A v2 modem router and I want to isolate my computer from the other peers. Which is the most efficient way in the perspective of power consuming (more power spent means more ...
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How can i add to the routing table of the wireless router? [on hold]

how to add a network in the routing table of a wireless router.i want this pc to communicate with the laptop but i cant.enter image description here

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